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disease incidence
Subject Category
H Health and Pathology
Definition
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It is differentiated from [disease] prevalence, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/34033.rdf
Source
Joint Institute for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (JIFSAN)
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/34033
Broader Term
epidemiology
Related Term
disease occurrence
disease prevalence
disease surveys
incidence
Spanish
incidencia de la enfermedades
Term Number
34033